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Continental Mountain King

Advantages: Affordable, good quality brand, durable, versatile.
Disadvantages: Not for extreme off-road riding.

First impressions When I am buying new tyres for my car I don’t really have a huge knowledge of what I am looking for in tread patterns. Online reviews give an indication of grip and which conditions the tyres suit best, though when it comes to buy ...

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WHY BUY THE MOUNTAIN KINGS

Advantages: grip, roll rate, wide range of sizes
Disadvantages: none

The mountain kings give supperior grip in the british winter weather with great rolling rate on the tyres you can put minimum effort in and still go really quickly. The tyres are great for all round muddy riding on those tricky decents or those huge jumps ...

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Continental Grand Prix 4000

Advantages: Lightweight and fast, should be hard wearing...
Disadvantages: Expensive, but worth it !

...for my first ride on my new Continental Grand Prix 4000 tyres, and thought I'd let you know about them. I know it's only a first use test, but will update this review when I've had them for a while. Also, I've assumed that if you're reading th ...

matt_fantastic 01.05.2006 · Read full review
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The ultimate winter tyre?!

Advantages: Hard wearing, gatorskin versions are almost puncture proof!
Disadvantages: Not a lot!

I've used the conti gatorskin version of this tyre (known as 4season) since it was launched. I've just had to buy a new pair - so the wear rate is remarkably low, and I still can ride the current pair, it is just by the end of the winter I know I will nee ...

mapeimark 07.03.2007 · Read full review
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Maxxis Worm Drive XC

Advantages: Good quality, durable, respond well.
Disadvantages: The Maxxis Worm Drive XC can be dated.

... First impressions The Maxxis brand of tyres are labelled as such, and with these being mountain bike tyres they certainly stand out with all that grip on display. Mountain bike tyres will always have lots on show, but this is because they are desig ...

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